Items Tagged With publishing rights

The Amazon Conflict

by Kevin Nance

Online Exclusive

Online Only, posted 9.30.14

On its surface, the ongoing dispute between Hachette Book Group and Amazon is about the price of e-books, but as more authors and traditional publishers square off against the giant online retailer, which has plenty of defenders of its own, many in the industry are starting to believe the battle is about something much more fundamental—it’s about the future of literature itself.

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The History of American Reading Culture, Alan Moore Drafts Novel Over a Million Words Long, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 9.11.14

The New York Times launches new best-seller lists; Lena Dunham’s forthcoming memoir; The Great Gatsby, tweet by tweet; and other news.

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Jill Abramson to Teach at Harvard, Atlantic Books Founder Resigns, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 6.13.14

Hugh Howey launches writing contest; paintings of poets; Zadie Smith’s advice to graduates; and other news.

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Amy Einhorn Joins Flatiron Books, Byliner in Trouble, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 6.5.14

A seven-year Twitter project completed; Stephen Colbert promotes Powell’s Books; Egyptian author receives five-year sentence for novel; and other news.

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